July 3 , 2011
Mt Rainier National Park
The day we visited Mt Rainier National Park the clouds didn't let us get even one decent picture of the mountian. Still, we visited Paradise and had an enjoyable day.
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More about Paradise
Mt Rainier Entrance Arch
Heading up to Paradise on a dreary day.
New Jackson Visitor Center at Paradise
Looks cold, doesn't it?
Interior of the Center
Much cozzier in here.
It Was A Big Snow Year on Rainier
Paradise Inn Lobby
A good day to read a book and have a cup of hot chocolate
Mt St Helens National Volcanic Monument
Later in the week we visited Mt St Helens Volcanic National Monument. The weather couldn't have been better.
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Distant View of Mt St Helens From Near The Freeway
Johnston Ridge Observatory
Mt St Helens From the Observatory
Dark-eyed Junco Near the Observatory
Bull Elk Near the Road Below the Observatory